Year 6

World Book Day

World Book Day

At the beginning of March the whole school celebrated World Book Day by coming to school in their pyjamas and taking part in a range of exciting activities. During the day, the children enjoyed bedtime stories and hot chocolate, a book swap event and a story quiz. We also took part in a Readathon activity for homework, which will result in new books for the class with the most reading hours.
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Nurturing Environmental Awareness: A Day with Newcastle University KATS

Nurturing Environmental Awareness: A Day with Newcastle University KATS

Newcastle University KATS (Kids Action Thru Science) returned to our school this week to talk about pollution in our seas and being part of a global network with a school in India. One of the highlights of the day was the presence of a special guest, Shveta, a teacher from Delhi. Her stories painted a… Continue Reading

St. Teresa’s Dance Club 🌟🪩🕺

Children across KS2 tried out for this year’s Dance Troupe (there were so many!!!) and worked tirelessly on a great routine over their breaks, lunch times and after school hours. They put in so much hard work and dedication and performed on stage at this year’s Dance Festival. Miss Gregan and Ms Bell would like… Continue Reading

Newcastle University’s KATS Inspires Kids Action Thru Science!

Newcastle University’s KATS Inspires Kids Action Thru Science!

Hello, young scientists! Get ready to embark on an exciting journey of discovery and action, because Newcastle University’s KATS (Kids Action Thru Science) recently paid us a visit, and it was nothing short of amazing! Our day began with an eye-opening exploration of two pressing environmental issues: climate change and ocean pollution. With the help… Continue Reading

High Five Netball Success

High Five Netball Success

A squad of six girls and three boys from year 6 represented St Teresa’s in the Newcastle Schools’ High Five Netball competition. High Five is a version of netball for younger players, and includes both boys and girls. Having only just started playing in a school club at the beginning of this year, all players… Continue Reading

Friends of St. Teresa’s 2023 Christmas Bazaar ✨❤️🎅🏼

Friends of St. Teresa’s 2023 Christmas Bazaar ✨❤️🎅🏼

Shoutout Ms Bell & Mrs Keelan for their fantastic creativity and contribution to the 2023 Christmas Bazaar with help from some Y6 girls. Huge thanks to everyone who came and donated to such a good cause! Continue Reading

Under-11 football league

Under-11 football league

The under-11 team played their first fixtures in the defence of the Dale League that the previous team won last season. The side drew their first match 0-0, coming the closest to breaking the deadlock by hitting the crossbar. The second match the team managed to score and keep a clean sheet, winning 1-0. The… Continue Reading